Senior Infrastructure Engineer

Vida San Francisco , CA 94102

Posted 3 weeks ago



  • Design and build distributed infrastructure services which enable multiple applications for the rapid member growth at Vida.
  • Re-architect and enhance existing services in a monolith to a distributed architecture - search, content services etc.
  • Collaborate across the company to design back end models and APIs for use by applications
  • Scale distributed applications, make architectural tradeoffs applying synchronous and asynchronous design patterns, write code, and deliver with speed and quality
  • Produce high quality software that is unit tested, code reviewed, and checked in regularly for continuous integration
  • Build tools, frameworks, and platforms for various SDLC stages (build, deploy etc.) as well as operational aspects (logging, monitoring, metrics measurement)

Software Engineer


  • Mentor interns and junior team members in technical and teamwork skills
  • Take vague problem statements from the product team, and work with design, mobile/frontend, and your infra teammates to plan and architect out a specific, actionable plan the entire team can execute on.
  • Demonstrate strong ownership of your work: test and validate it during release, continue monitoring it after launch, and understand how users actually use it by analyzing our metrics and tracking data


  • Strong object oriented skills
  • Excellent knowledge of computer science, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, and software design.
  • Experience with object oriented design, coding, testing patterns, and programming languages (Java, Python, C++, C#, etc.)
  • Experience with relational databases (transactional and non-transactional), NoSQL, database architecture
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • A relentless focus on delivering maximum value to the end user
  • Ownership mindset: Be excited about monitoring and alerting on your systems, be ready to query your own tracking data to find out how your feature is doing

Senior Software Engineering


  • 3+ years of relevant work experience
  • Has a track record of delivering high quality products/services, meeting agreed to commitments consistently with quality.
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